The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 29 23 35
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Permanent jobs citing Perl 135 156 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.37% 9.90% 7.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.77% 14.58% 10.55%
Number of salaries quoted 114 124 127
Average salary £41,500 £37,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.16% -11.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,700 £51,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Perl
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1147 1070 1375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 62.61% 67.94% 71.06%
Number of salaries quoted 948 963 1238
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Perl
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Cambridge region.

Perl Salary Trend in Cambridge

Perl
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Perl Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Perl.

1 171 (64.53%) Python
2 158 (59.62%) Linux
3 115 (43.40%) Java
4 92 (34.72%) UNIX
5 66 (24.91%) Degree
6 62 (23.40%) Bash Shell
7 57 (21.51%) JavaScript
7 57 (21.51%) SQL
8 54 (20.38%) C++
9 53 (20.00%) Windows
10 50 (18.87%) Software Engineering
11 47 (17.74%) HTML
12 46 (17.36%) Ruby
13 45 (16.98%) VMware
14 44 (16.60%) C
14 44 (16.60%) QA
15 43 (16.23%) MySQL
15 43 (16.23%) Red Hat
16 38 (14.34%) Oracle
17 37 (13.96%) C#
17 37 (13.96%) Mathematics
17 37 (13.96%) CentOS
18 34 (12.83%) OO
19 32 (12.08%) Agile Software Development
20 31 (11.70%) Subversion
20 31 (11.70%) ITIL
21 30 (11.32%) PHP
21 30 (11.32%) Puppet
22 29 (10.94%) Ubuntu
22 29 (10.94%) Finance

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Perl. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (8.68%) Apache
2 21 (7.92%) Tomcat
3 5 (1.89%) WebLogic
3 5 (1.89%) CMS
4 3 (1.13%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.75%) nginx
5 2 (0.75%) Documentum
5 2 (0.75%) iPlanet
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.38%) IIS
6 1 (0.38%) Node.js
6 1 (0.38%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 5 (1.89%) MS Office
2 3 (1.13%) Simulink
2 3 (1.13%) Stateflow
3 2 (0.75%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (3.77%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (2.64%) SunGard APT
2 7 (2.64%) FastVal
3 2 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.38%) SaaS
2 1 (0.38%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 27 (10.19%) Wireless
2 22 (8.30%) Internet
3 19 (7.17%) DNS
4 18 (6.79%) DHCP
5 13 (4.91%) Bluetooth
5 13 (4.91%) TCP/IP
6 12 (4.53%) LDAP
6 12 (4.53%) 3G
6 12 (4.53%) LTE
6 12 (4.53%) Wi-Fi
7 11 (4.15%) SAN
7 11 (4.15%) Intranet
8 8 (3.02%) Firewall
8 8 (3.02%) 4G
9 7 (2.64%) SNMP
10 6 (2.26%) UWB
10 6 (2.26%) 2G
10 6 (2.26%) HTTP
11 5 (1.89%) VPN
11 5 (1.89%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (16.23%) MySQL
2 17 (6.42%) Oracle Database
3 13 (4.91%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.40%) NoSQL
5 7 (2.64%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.13%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.13%) SQLite
6 3 (1.13%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.75%) Text Mining
7 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.38%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 31 (11.70%) Subversion
2 25 (9.43%) Git (software)
3 16 (6.04%) Jenkins
4 11 (4.15%) Maven
5 10 (3.77%) Visual Studio
5 10 (3.77%) Eclipse
5 10 (3.77%) Hudson
6 8 (3.02%) CMake
6 8 (3.02%) Bugzilla
6 8 (3.02%) Ant
7 7 (2.64%) CruiseControl
8 4 (1.51%) CppUnit
8 4 (1.51%) Valgrind
8 4 (1.51%) Redmine
9 3 (1.13%) Xcode
10 2 (0.75%) Fiddler
10 2 (0.75%) SCons
11 1 (0.38%) GoogleTest
11 1 (0.38%) GCC
11 1 (0.38%) JUnit
General
1 29 (10.94%) Finance
2 22 (8.30%) Electronics
2 22 (8.30%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.53%) Marketing
4 11 (4.15%) Manufacturing
5 10 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (3.40%) Automotive
7 2 (0.75%) Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 53 (20.00%) Developer
1 53 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
1 53 (20.00%) Administrator
2 44 (16.60%) Test Engineer
3 43 (16.23%) Software Engineer
4 30 (11.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 30 (11.32%) Linux Administrator
5 25 (9.43%) UNIX Administrator
6 17 (6.42%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 17 (6.42%) Java Developer
7 16 (6.04%) Software Test Engineer
7 16 (6.04%) DevOps Engineer
8 15 (5.66%) Web Developer
8 15 (5.66%) Graduate
9 12 (4.53%) Analyst
10 11 (4.15%) Software Developer
10 11 (4.15%) Support Engineer
10 11 (4.15%) Linux Engineer
11 10 (3.77%) Senior UNIX Administrator
12 9 (3.40%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (17.74%) HTML
2 29 (10.94%) CSS
3 26 (9.81%) XML
4 21 (7.92%) Web Services
5 20 (7.55%) jQuery
5 20 (7.55%) J2EE
6 14 (5.28%) CGI
7 11 (4.15%) Ruby on Rails
8 9 (3.40%) JSON
8 9 (3.40%) JSP
9 8 (3.02%) STL
9 8 (3.02%) Struts
10 7 (2.64%) MFC
10 7 (2.64%) Middleware
10 7 (2.64%) LAMP
10 7 (2.64%) REST
11 6 (2.26%) Ajax
12 5 (1.89%) Cocoa
12 5 (1.89%) Spring
12 5 (1.89%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 37 (13.96%) Mathematics
2 26 (9.81%) Computer Science
3 18 (6.79%) Firmware
4 13 (4.91%) PKI
4 13 (4.91%) Open Source
5 10 (3.77%) Mobile App
6 9 (3.40%) Grid Computing
6 9 (3.40%) Clustering
7 8 (3.02%) Management Information System
7 8 (3.02%) Device Driver
8 7 (2.64%) Wiki
9 6 (2.26%) Biology
9 6 (2.26%) Handset
10 4 (1.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 4 (1.51%) Robotics
10 4 (1.51%) Hedge funds
11 3 (1.13%) Biotechnology
11 3 (1.13%) Physics
11 3 (1.13%) IPTV
11 3 (1.13%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 158 (59.62%) Linux
2 92 (34.72%) UNIX
3 53 (20.00%) Windows
4 37 (13.96%) CentOS
5 29 (10.94%) Ubuntu
6 26 (9.81%) Solaris
6 26 (9.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (7.17%) Debian
8 13 (4.91%) Mac OS X
9 7 (2.64%) Android
9 7 (2.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (1.13%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.13%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.75%) HPUX
11 2 (0.75%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (18.87%) Software Engineering
2 34 (12.83%) OO
3 32 (12.08%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (11.70%) ITIL
5 25 (9.43%) Test Automation
6 24 (9.06%) Test Scripting
7 23 (8.68%) E-Commerce
8 22 (8.30%) Configuration Management
8 22 (8.30%) Migration
9 21 (7.92%) DevOps
10 20 (7.55%) Scrum
11 19 (7.17%) Web Development
12 17 (6.42%) Automated Testing
13 16 (6.04%) Data Analysis
14 15 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
15 14 (5.28%) TDD
16 13 (4.91%) ERP
17 12 (4.53%) Multithreading
18 11 (4.15%) OOD
19 10 (3.77%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 171 (64.53%) Python
2 115 (43.40%) Java
3 62 (23.40%) Bash Shell
4 57 (21.51%) JavaScript
4 57 (21.51%) SQL
5 54 (20.38%) C++
6 46 (17.36%) Ruby
7 44 (16.60%) C
8 37 (13.96%) C#
9 30 (11.32%) PHP
10 29 (10.94%) Shell Script
11 16 (6.04%) Bourne shell
12 13 (4.91%) T-SQL
13 7 (2.64%) Embedded C
14 6 (2.26%) TTCN
15 5 (1.89%) Objective-C
16 4 (1.51%) PowerShell
16 4 (1.51%) Assembly Language
17 3 (1.13%) Tcl
17 3 (1.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 66 (24.91%) Degree
2 13 (4.91%) RHCE
2 13 (4.91%) OCP
2 13 (4.91%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (0.75%) Postgraduate
3 2 (0.75%) ISEB
4 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (16.60%) QA
System Software
1 27 (10.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (8.30%) Active Directory
3 15 (5.66%) VMware ESX
3 15 (5.66%) Oracle RMAN
4 13 (4.91%) vSphere
5 8 (3.02%) KVM
6 4 (1.51%) NFS
7 3 (1.13%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.75%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 30 (11.32%) Puppet
2 22 (8.30%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (5.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 15 (5.66%) EMC NetWorker
4 10 (3.77%) SCCM
4 10 (3.77%) SCOM
5 4 (1.51%) CFEngine
6 3 (1.13%) Ansible
7 1 (0.38%) Nagios
7 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.38%) Munin
7 1 (0.38%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 45 (16.98%) VMware
2 43 (16.23%) Red Hat
3 38 (14.34%) Oracle
4 24 (9.06%) Sun
5 18 (6.79%) HP
6 15 (5.66%) EMC
6 15 (5.66%) Microsoft
7 14 (5.28%) SAP
8 13 (4.91%) Perforce
9 11 (4.15%) IBM
9 11 (4.15%) Sybase
10 10 (3.77%) Dell
10 10 (3.77%) NetApp
11 8 (3.02%) MKS
11 8 (3.02%) Hitachi
12 7 (2.64%) SunGard
13 4 (1.51%) Coverity
14 3 (1.13%) Zend
15 2 (0.75%) Wind River
15 2 (0.75%) Vertica
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